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Sign SAS petition, send it direct to Gordon Brown

Clean water campaigners from Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) believe that the UK Government urgently needs a National Marine Litter Strategy to tackle the worsening crisis...

Sign SAS petition, send it direct to Gordon Brown
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World's first 'Wetsuit Amnesty'?

Dig ’em out! Trade ’em in! Rip Curl loves ’em all. With less than a week until the in-store event at Rip Curl Europe’s flagship Pro...

World's first 'Wetsuit Amnesty'?
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Barreled by plastic bags

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSD21zp89zM This astounding animation is brought to you by www.SaveTheBay.org via the most excellent Feedblitz news compendium, Rise Above Plastics

Barreled by plastic bags
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Permit denied for Reach 8 in Florida beach case

Lake Worth on a decent N swell. Photo courtesy Surfrider Foundation The Surfrider Foundation won an important victory yesterday when Administrative Law Judge Robert E. Meale...

Permit denied for Reach 8 in Florida beach case
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Surfers vs. the Superferry from The Nation magazine

Despite a recent lull in events, the Superferry – a giant catamaran designed to carry cars, people, products and military equipment between the Hawaiian islands...

Surfers vs. the Superferry from The Nation magazine
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Queensland state government and Opposition party pledge $1.5m to save Kirra

The massive turn out for an Australia Day paddle-out in support of restoring Kirra to its former glory made it clear just how important this...

Queensland state government and Opposition party pledge $1.5m to save Kirra
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Big Boost for the 'Bring Back Kirra' campaign

Kirra in the ’90s, before it became submerged under sand pumped from the nearby Tweed River. Photo courtesy Bringbackkirra.org The Campaign to Bring Back Kirra Point...

Big Boost for the 'Bring Back Kirra' campaign
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One Ton Tiger Shark Tangled at Teahupoo

The heaviest local out there? The “very mature” tiger shark that became tangled in fisherman’s nets by mistake. It’s not only the wave that makes Teahupoo...

One Ton Tiger Shark Tangled at Teahupoo
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Surfers Against Sewage Ask, Do You Love Your Beach?

Do you love your beach? Why not get it protected with SAS’ help? Surfers Against Sewage has launched their first new campaign for 2009, the...

Surfers Against Sewage Ask, Do You Love Your Beach?
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Guernsey Cleans up its Act!

Another coast gets cleaned up, thanks to the efforts of surfers! After a long campaign to convince the UK Channel Island of Guernsey that there was...

Guernsey Cleans up its Act!
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Wildcoast Executive Director Serge Dedina to receive San Diego Zoo Conservation Medal

Serge Dedina (left) with two co-campaigners helping to bring the message to Mexico and the border area. The wrestler, Hijo del Santo, is a big...

Wildcoast Executive Director Serge Dedina to receive San Diego Zoo Conservation Medal
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World’s Biggest Bull Shark Caught way Inland

Bull sharks, aka Zambezi sharks, are some of the most aggressive of our grey-suited friends and are common in tropical waters all over the world....

World’s Biggest Bull Shark Caught way Inland
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Victory for Trestles!

Secretary of Commerce Upholds Coastal Commission Decision The Department of Commerce announced today that it would uphold the California Coastal Commission’s ruling that found the TCA’s...

Victory for Trestles!
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Trestles Update

It has been quiet on the Save Trestles front for two months but the chatter is beginning to heat up again. The fight goes on....

Trestles Update
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Surfrider Foundation Launches 'The Ring'

New donor-based community offers special premiums to members Surfrider Foundation announced this week the launch of the RING; a new online giving program that gives its...

Surfrider Foundation Launches 'The Ring'
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Eco Warrior James Pribram Pushes to Change 'No Surfing' Laws in Chicago

Eco Warrior and pro surfer James Pribram rallies with the Surfrider Foundation’s Lake Michigan Chapter to change existing laws that prohibit riding waves in the...

Eco Warrior James Pribram Pushes to Change 'No Surfing' Laws in Chicago
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Art of Living Volunteers Clean Up Sanur Coastline

Between the 24th and 29th November, over 600 volunteers from the Art of Living will join hands with the ROLE Foundation to clean up Sanur...

Art of Living Volunteers Clean Up Sanur Coastline
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Surfrider Foundation Launches 'Rise Above Plastics'

Program seeks to stem flow of plastics into marine environments. The Surfrider Foundation announced this week the roll out of its long awaited Rise Above Plastics...

Surfrider Foundation Launches 'Rise Above Plastics'
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National Surfing Reserve Status at Surfer's Point?

Surfer’s Point could be Western Australia’s first beach to get National Surfing Reserve status. Reserve status would mean surfers are legally recognised as the principle user...

National Surfing Reserve Status at Surfer's Point?
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Recycled Surfboards Make Splash in Concrete Industry

Surfers may soon watch their old boards ride the wave of the concrete industry’s future. The remains of beat-up boards will be ground and entombed...

Recycled Surfboards Make Splash in Concrete Industry
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SOS for Kirra Rally

I am genuinely concerned about the loss of Kirra Point due to an over supply of sand pumped from the Tweed Sand bypass system started...

SOS for Kirra Rally
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Ocean Minded Hosts First Beach Clean Up in China

Ocean Minded’s ongoing effort to clean and protect the world’s beaches and oceans has now reached China. On Saturday October 18th, the company partnered with...

Ocean Minded Hosts First Beach Clean Up in China
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Hamilton’s Kauai Balsas

Twelve-year-old balsa trees, planted on Kauai, are already 80 feet tall. Be on the lookout next year for limited-edition balsawood surfboards created by legendary surfer/shaper...

Hamilton’s Kauai Balsas
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Trestles Update

Tis the Season!… Ready for Another Taxpayer Bailout? Well, that’s what toll road developers are asking the Federal Government for. The Transportation...

Trestles Update